When is the best time to go to Monument Valley?

When is the best time to go to Monument Valley? Here's some information to help you in your decision:

  • The best months for good weather in Monument Valley are May, June, July, August and September
  • On average, the warmest months are June, July and August
  • January is the coldest month of the year
  • The rainiest months are July and August

Annual weather in Monument Valley

For full information about the climate and weather in Monument Valley a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

January 27°F/40°F
February 31°F/45°F
March 38°F/56°F
April 45°F/63°F
May 52°F/72°F
June 65°F/86°F
July 72°F/88°F
August 70°F/85°F
September 63°F/79°F
October 49°F/65°F
November 38°F/54°F
December 27°F/41°F

Weather and climate in Monument Valley

Monument Valley enjoys a cold steppe (or semi-arid) climate in accordance with the Köppen-Geiger classification. The yearly average maximum temperature in Monument Valley is 65°F (ranging from 40°F in january to 88°F in july). Annual rainfall is 18in, with a minimum of 0.6in in june and a maximum of 3.3in in august.
  • Between january and february the climate is the worst possible. By early evening, the temperature averages 41°F and it rains about 1.3in each month.
  • In march the climate is passable, but still OK. The record temperature this month is 72°F.
  • Between the months of april and may the climate is beautiful. The record temperature this month is 92°F and, in may, 2 days of rain are expected.
  • In june the climate is perfect. It is for example 86°F as maximum temperature in june and it rains about 2% of the time in june.
  • Between the months of july and october the climate is good. At lunchtime, it's 61°F in average and it rains about 7% of the time in october.
  • Between the months of november and december the climate is the worst possible. the thermometer goes up to 41°F°C and it rains about 1.5in each month.

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Charts: temperature and rainfall in Monument Valley

In the charts below, you can see the following seasonal norms for the city of Monument Valley: the minimum and maximum outdoor temperature, the risk and amount of monthly rainfall, daily average sunshine, and relative humidity for each month of the year.

Outside temperature

Precipitation (rainfall)

Daily sunshine hours


Peak visitor numbers and tourist seasons in Monument Valley

Find out when Monument Valley has its high tourist season (the period when the influx of tourists is highest) and off-peak tourist season using our data and figures.

Tourist seasons in Monument Valley

  • Very low season in Monument Valley
    The months with the lowest number of tourists are: January and February.
  • Low season in Monument Valley
    The months with low numbers of tourists are: May, October, November and December.
  • High season in Monument Valley
    The number of visitors to Monument Valley is high in: March, June, July, August and September.
  • Peak season in Monument Valley
    The largest number of tourists visiting Monument Valley is during: April.

Figure: Visitor index for Monument Valley month by month

Best time for low prices in Monument Valley

Average prices of hotels in Monument Valley month by month

Generally, March is the month with the lowest hotel prices in Monument Valley. So this is a great time to save on your holiday! In contrast, July is statistically the most expensive month of the year for hotels.

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